In 18th-century England, gambling dens hired someone to swallow the dice in case of a police raid!
We share about 50 percent of our DNA with the common banana!
Hippos kill more humans per year than any other mammal!
In 1947, an ice-cube-covered mask was designed as a way to cure hangovers!
“Typewriter” is the longest word that can be made using the keys on only one row of the keyboard!
In the 1950s, a prototype lawn mower was built with an air-conditioned bubble for the rider!
Time Magazine named the computer the “Man of the Year” in 1982!
It takes roughly 20 gallons of water to make a pint of beer.
A group of ferrets is called a business!
Mageirocophobia is the fear of having to cook!